[MLton] Bug#220046: mlton: Build-Depends on itself
Roland Stigge <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com
Mon, 10 Nov 2003 22:20:38 +0100
when a package Build-Depends on itself, it can't really "build from
This is possibly a serious bug, but I'm aware that Policy doesn't
explicitly forbid Build-Depending on itself.
In the docs there is mentioned that one could build MLton with SML/NJ,
but the Debian package smlnj seems to have the same problem. Maybe the
solution of the similar problem with SML/NJ can solve this bug too.
Thanks for considering.
-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
Kernel: Linux atari 2.4.20 #1 Fri Apr 4 11:15:24 CEST 2003 i686
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 (ignored: LC_ALL set to en_GB.UTF-8)
Versions of packages mlton depends on:
ii libc6 2.3.2.ds1-10 GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii libgmp3-dev 4.1.2-3 Multiprecision arithmetic library
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